Welcome to the Nordic VC Masterclass Series 

The Nordic VC Masterclass Series is a Fund Management Masterclass series taking place in Tallinn, Estonia. The five-part series hosted by EstVCA and Startup Estonia* is aimed at all the people in the Estonian ecosystem interested in learning about fund management from the Nordics’ best practitioners. Whether you are already working with funds or have been thinking of entering the fund management field, this quarterly series lets you learn from experts in:
  • Finland (December 2022) - 7 December 2022 / Jussi Sainiemi / Voima Ventures (EVENT LINK)
  • Sweden (March 2023) - 22 March / Gerda Mazi Larsson / Curitas Ventures (EVENT LINK)
  • Denmark (October 2023) - 4 October / Henrik Juul / Nordic Secondary Fund (EVENT LINK)
  • Norway (November 2023) - 29 November / Chris Rangen / Link Capital and Rasmus Udde / Sunly Future Ventures (EVENT LINK)
  • Nordic-Baltic PE/VC MOMENTUM 2023: on 22 November 2023, we'll be meeting at a larger Nordic-Baltic PE/VC Momentum event. Click here to learn more: https://nordicbalticmomentum.eu

Key Masterclass topics (over the 12-month period):

 - Fund formation and management
 - Portfolio construction
 - Working with research-intensive companies, cooperation with universities and research institutions
 - Building and measuring diversity and impact in the fund and its portfolio
 - Fundraising and development of LP base
 - Cooperation with corporates

Each half-day session is free for everyone and can be attended online or on-site at our limited seating venue in Tallinn. Attendees are welcome to participate in one, two, three, or all four masterclasses.

The event is free for all ecosystem participants and requires nothing more than just registration. 


* The program is co-financed by the European Regional Development Fund.


MASTERCLASS PART 5/5: Chris Rangen / Link Capital and Rasmus Udde / Sunly Future Ventures

  • 29 November 2023 from 10-12 AM
  • More about the event- click HERE

MASTERCLASS PART 4/5: Nordic-Baltic PE/VC Momentum 2023



MASTERCLASS PART 3/5: Henrik Juul from Nordic Secondary Fund

  • 4 October 2023 at 14:00 - 17:00
  • Palo Alto Club (Telliskivi 57, Tallinn) + online
  • More about the event- click HERE


MASTERCLASS PART 2/5: Gerda Mazi Larsson from Curitas Ventures

  • 22 March 2023 at 12:00 - 15:30
  • Palo Alto Club (Telliskivi 57, Tallinn) + online
  • More about the event - click HERE
  • View the event recording HERE
  • Read the presenter's slides HERE


MASTERCLASS PART 1/5: Jussi Sainiemi from Voima Ventures

  • 7 December 2022 at 13:00 - 17:00
  • Palo Alto Club (Telliskivi 57, Tallinn) + online
  • Find the recording of the event HERE